DLM opens machine shop

Dynamic Load Monitoring (DLM) of Southampton has opened a machine shop in collaboration with sister company, Vulcan Offshore.Having taken a new lease on two buildings already fitted out as a machine shop in Vancouver Wharf, Southampton, each company will occupy an adjacent unit. A state-of-the-art suite of machining and milling equipment will give DLM full control of its manufacturing processes, reducing lead times.

DLM’s new CNC machine shop will include two Doosan Puma lathes, a Haas lathe and a Haas mill. The lathe, for example, can machine load pins to 200mm diameter and over 1m in length.Supporting the machine shop will be a dedicated team of five professionals, including a workshop manager appointedjointly by DLM and Vulcan. The team will be responsible for processes such as quotation, machining, gauging, documentation and shipment.

For further information www.dlm-uk.com